Gartner Research

Partner Supply Chain With Other Functions to Integrate and Scale CSR Activities

Published: 16 February 2018

ID: G00350038

Analyst(s): Janet Suleski , Pam Fitzpatrick


Companies seeking to expand corporate social responsibility activities will require increased collaboration among business functions to drive benefits. CSCOs can share their experience to engage, educate and motivate other functions to become better collaborators on CSR initiatives.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Leverage Existing Business Processes to Expand Collaboration
  • Capitalize on Initiatives to Limit Risk Exposure in Other Business Functions
  • Sell the Commercial and the Social Benefits to Build Alliances

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